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UNFCCC

  • Stepped up Global Climate Action Can Close the Emissions Gap – UNFCCC

    November 21, 2018

    Water Journalists Africa reporter November 21, 2018 Two key UNFCCC milestone publications released today highlight that success in tackling the global climate crisis can be achieved, but only if public and private sector actions are urgently stepped up. The reports: The Talanoa Dialogue Synthesis Report and Yearbook for Global Climate Action 2018 – take the […]

  • Civil Societies Want Big Polluters Kicked Out of Climate Policy

    May 4, 2018

    PAMACC News Agency May 4, 2018 The demand to tackle conflict of interest within the UNFCCC has over the years been raised by several actors including governments and civil society. However, to date, progress has been slow, notably, due to some cozy relationships formed between politics and the fossil fuel sector lobbyists. It is for […]

  • Zambia to Host World Climate Change Conference

    August 14, 2015

    Vwambanji Nakamba August 14, 2015 Zambia has been awarded the opportunity to become the first African country to host the board meeting of the Worldwide Green Climate Fund (GCF) Zambia’s Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba says the choice of Zambia as the host of the important gathering of over 300 delegates is in recognition […]

  • UNFCCC Expands Efforts to Increase Regional Distribution of Clean Development Mechanism Projects

    February 15, 2013

    Charlotte Agume Asiimwe and Vera Nshemeire February 15, 2013 The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) secretariat and the East African Development Bank (EADB) have signed a partnership agreement to establish a regional collaboration centre in Kampala, Uganda in an effort to increase participation in clean development mechanism (CDM) projects. The partnership agreement […]